Basic Site Details

Name: Cramond Parish Church
Town, district or village: Cramond
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church of Scotland  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 118, Glebe RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 71828 RepairRepairs and alterations
Item 2 of 71851  Minor alterations by Bryce
Item 3 of 71868  Repairs and improvements
Item 4 of 71906  Plans for restoration
Item 5 of 71911  Alterations and decoration
Item 6 of 74 April 1911 ClosedClosed for repair and enlargement
Item 7 of 74 March 1912 OpenedRe-opened after repair and enlargement


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 8William BurnArchitectE1828 Repairs and alterations
Item 2 of 8David BryceArchitectA1851 Repairs
Item 3 of 8David BryceArchitectB1868 Repairs
Item 4 of 8Morrison & CoArchitectural practiceD1906 Plans for restoration
Item 5 of 8William Robert ReidArchitectD1906 Plans for restoration
Item 6 of 8James MatherArchitectC19111912Alterations, enlargement and decoration
Item 7 of 8David McArthyArchitectD1911 Acted on behalf of the heritors as consulting architect.
Item 8 of 8George WilsonArchitectGBefore 1911 Drew up survey plans of church. (The practice of Sydney Mitchell & Wilson did work for the Earl of Rosebery who was one of the heritors).


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Heritors of Cramond Parish 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Cramond Parish Church Hall 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp547

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder4 December 1909  p620 - proposed restoration by Mitchell and Wilson

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 7Courtesy of William ScholesInformation sent to DSA via website contact button Sent November 2009
Item 2 of 7Edinburgh Public Library, Edinburgh RoomPress Cuttings and Photographs  
Item 3 of 7Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register26912 
Item 4 of 7National Archives of ScotlandCramond Parish Kirk Congregational Committee Minutes   
Item 5 of 7National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and deposits SRO GD 193/Box 11/File 1
Item 6 of 7National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors Records Minute Books 1816-64 HR 713/1 and 1865-73 HR 713/3, Papers 1814-1924, HR 713/2, 6, 9,10, 12. Also HR713/5 (Colvin)
Item 7 of 7RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers David McArthy: L v19 no1431